This is a joint subcommittee hearing by the Committee on Foreign Affairs’ Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific and the Committee on Armed Services’ Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces.

Opening Statements


Mr. Abraham Denmark
Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for East Asia
U.S. Department of Defense
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Ms. Colin Willett
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Strategy and Multilateral Affairs
Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs
U.S. Department of State
[full text of statement]


Hearing transcript (PDF)